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Stupid frat prank becomes runaway Web phenom

"Icing," the forced consumption of notoriously disgusting alcoholic beverage Smirnoff Ice, is becoming quite the sensation on the Web. That is, when photos are taken.

By May. 21, 2010


Facebook page comments must pass advertising laws

Australia's Advertising Standards Board has ruled that fan comments left on Facebook pages must be treated as advertisements and comply with consumer protection laws.

By Aug. 5, 2012


Yikes! The Woz gets Karina

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak has been paired with extremely fiery Karina Smirnoff in 'Dancing with the Stars.' Sparks will fly. The type you see before a major fire.

By Feb. 12, 2009


Dancing with the Woz: 'A Teletubby going mad'

It's a tough beginning for Steve Wozniak on "Dancing with the Stars," as his cha-cha does not get cha-charitable judgment from the experts.

By Mar. 9, 2009


QWERTY keyboard pumps out hydraulic cocktails

Russian artist invents a contraption that uses a QWERTY keyboard to mix cocktails based on which letters are pushed. It then squeezes the liquid through an LCD-style display.

By Sep. 27, 2011


Company turns Four Loko booze into car fuel

The fratty malt-liquor beverage can no longer be sold in its current form per the FDA, but a Virginia ethanol recycling company is taking the excess inventory and running cars on it.

By Jan. 8, 2011


Get your Apollo 11 wastewater now

An auction of special space and aviation artifacts is to be held in two weeks. It includes a lunar bible. It also includes genuine Apollo 11 wastewater.

By Sep. 1, 2011


The 404 606: Where Mondays are the longest days of the year (podcast)

Today is the first day of summer, also known as the Summer Solstice, which also happens to be the longest day of the year, but everyone in the New York podcast studio this morning agrees that it's just way too hot to be outside right now.

By Jun. 21, 2010


Crave 34: Jasmine France: A legacy (podcast)

A new Hot Wheels track setup that mounts on the wall, a Darth Vader CD player that's more about form than function, and an LED-bedazzled surfboard that leads to some scary-but-cool nighttime wave-riding.

By Feb. 22, 2011


The tech empire strikes back! Woz worms on

Steve Wozniak doesn't even have to go into a dance-off on this week's "Dancing with the Stars." It seems that the techies finally brought out the vote.

By Mar. 24, 2009